Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The HPI D8S 4wd Nitro Buggy RTR


The D8S RTR racer in based on the D8 kit and loaded with HPI radio gear and powered by a nitro star F3.5 engine.  It features SF-W waterproof throttle/brake servo, a 3mm thick aluminum chassis, spiral cut diff gears, solid …

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Vaterra RC Licensed Ford Raptor 4WD Pre-Runner RTR

RCD Reveal: Vaterra RC Licensed Ford Raptor 4WD Pre-Runner RTR

While I love all sorts of RC, I’ve been recently drawn more and more to RC based on real vehicles. The Ford Raptor is on my must-have bucket list (both RC and 1:1 scale) and it appears today is the …

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Team KNK Stainless Steel Screw Sets from TheToyz

TheToyz - Team KNX Stainless Steel Screw Sets_2 copy

TheToyz is now offering Team KNK stainless steel screw sets of the Axial, SCX10 and Traxxas Slash, Rustler, Stampede, and Bandit. These quality stainless steel hex head screw kit sets are bagged separately and marked for easy recognizing. Drive on over …

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ECX Circuit 4WD Stadium Truck

ECX Circuit 4WD Box Art

ECX is working hard to create awesome machines for those looking to bomb their backyard or any other off-road site. Their new 4WD offerings, like the Circuit 4WD Stadium Truck shown here, appear to be more than capable of dishing out the …

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Tamiya M05 Pro VII Kit

Tamiya - M05 Ver.II PRO Chassis Kit_Copy

The Tamiya M05 Pro VII features CVA type oil filled shocks, a DF03 heatsink bar set to keep the motor operating efficiently, a full set of ball bearing set, tough anodized aluminum steering servo arm, aluminum servo mount and aluminum …

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TRF201XM 2WD Off-Road Buggy from Tamiya

Tamiya - TRF201XM copy

The TRF201XM chassis is the TRF201 converted into a mid-motor chassis, including modifications beyond those offered by the conversion kit seen in Item 42257 TRF201 XM Conversion Set.  Other updates include a revised aluminum chassis that features new dimensions to …

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What Was Old Is New Again – Toyota Mountain Rider – 4×4 Pick-Up from Tamiya

Tamiya - Toyota Mountain Rider - 4x4 Pick-Up copy

This re-release of the Mountaineer features a 3-speed transmission that can be shifted on the fly with a third channel. There is a metal ladder frame chassis with aluminum solid axles up front while the rear uses a true to life …

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Project Stealth Rally: Part 2- Rear Suspension Upgrade

Rear Arms Installed

We want our Stealth Rally to handle like its on rails so we’re swapping out the stock arms for Pro-Line’s arms from their ProTrac Suspension Kit. The arms are longer so the hinge point sits further out in the wheel. …

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Budget Drifting – HobbyKing Mission-D GTR

Budget Drifting - HobbyKing Mission-D GTR

I’ve been in the hobby for three decades and have witnessed the introduction of the many different ways we now enjoy radio control vehicles. From Nitro to electric, from monster trucks to short course racers, there always seems to be …

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Dynamite 50C Reaction LiPo Battery Packs

Dynamite - 50C Reaction LiPo Battery Packs

Reliable Dynamite Reaction battery packs are now available with a 50C discharge rate and a 3S charge rate for quick recharging.  They are priced well and are available in a variety of types including 2S, 3S and 4S in 4000mAh …

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Powered by Castle – The MXL-6s Waterproof ESC from Traxxas

Traxxas - MXL-6s Waterproof ESC copy

Powered by Castle Creations, the waterproof MXL-6s uses advanced circuit design that allows sensorless motors to operate with smoothness and precision. It is ideal for either two 7-cell NiMH or two 2S/3S LiPo battery pack configurations and is equipped with …

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Another Must Have! The Axial SCX10 Deadbolt

Axial-SCX10 Deadbolt-AX90044

Add this to my list of must-have vehicles! The well-loved and proven Axial SCX10 chassis is now being made available with the very popular Deadbolt body that was made popular on the AX10. It will be available as an RTR …

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New Batteries Available from Team New Wave


Team New Wave has several new LiPo packs ready to ship and are available at some fantastic prices.  All have great “C” ratings for powerful punch and mAh ratings for ample run time. The hard-wired 3S 11.1V 6500mAh 75C Packs …

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Get a Grip with Duratrax 3.8” Monster Truck Tires

Monster truck drivers seeking grip and extra ground clearance can find both in these new 3.8” diameter ground pounders from Duratrax. All tires are molded from a new sport compound that blends durability with traction. All four tread patterns — …

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Vaterra 1969 Custom Corvette – X100-S RTR

The ultimate in sports cars, the Chevy Corvette Stingray is now ready in scaled down RTR from Vaterra. This red 1969 Stingray looks the part, with such details as disc brakes and calipers inside the wheel. Under the hood is …

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